Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages
Scotland - Lothian: Meadowbank Stars
About the team
Track was at the old Meadowbank Speedway car park.
They then moved to Pilrig Park.
Club started by Bill Bowerbank & Dave Morris.
Club Secretary: D. Morris, 10 Dalgethy Street, Edinburgh 7(1960s).
Team Manager: Dave Morris(1961).
Team Manager: Ian Branston
Raced in the Edinburgh Autumn League 1961.
Racing in the Edinburgh League 1963/64.
John Murphy held the Edinburgh Match Race Championship throughout 1960 and 1961.
Winning a trophy meeting immediately after an Edinburgh v Glasgow match, John Murphy became extremely embarassed when the young lady presenting the prizes demanded a kiss!!
Billy Murphy rode for Edinburgh.
- .... Adams
- Bill Bowerbank
- Don Bowie
- Don Currie
- Bob Fleming
- Aly Gibson
- .... Grainger
- Alan Hendry
- Bill Hogg
- .... Hughson
- .... McCracken
- .... McKinnon
- Dave Morris
- Billy Murphy
- John Murphy
- "Ibo" Robertson
- Rockie Ronaldson
- .... Sinclair
- .... Stephen
- Eddy "Sonny" Thorpe
- Ray Waldie
- .... Wood